COVID-19

December 14

On Duty: The Duties of Management in a Pandemic

It is no secret that COVID-19 has been difficult for businesses, both in terms of financial health and longevity. In addition to keeping your business...

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May 21

Additional PPP Guidance: Some Clarity on Potential Audits and Penalties

The Small Business Administration (the “SBA”), in consultation with the Department of the Treasury, continues to release guidance in attempts to clarify certain provisions of...

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May 08

Texas Alternatives to In-Person Notarization: COVID-19 Orders and Existing Laws

To facilitate social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic, Texas Governor Greg Abbott recently issued two executive orders temporarily relaxing requirements for in-person notarization of certain...

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April 27

OSHA Releases Additional COVID-19 Guidance for Construction Industry

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (“OSHA”) last week provided a list of safety tips for employers to help protect construction workers from exposure to...

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April 23

COVID-19 White Paper for Commercial Loans

In response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), lenders around the country are taking steps to respond to the needs of borrowers directly affected by COVID-19....

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April 17

Potential Financial Assistance for Small and Mid-Sized Businesses

By Shelly Masters & Wes Hunnell Two avenues for financial assistance under the March 27, 2020 CARES Act include: the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) administered...

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April 16

COVID-19 White Paper for Commercial Leases

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the virus itself as well as the actions being taken in response to it, have directly impacted the ability of...

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April 15

Force Majeure in the Era of COVID-19

A Cokinos|Young Informational Update Following up on our recent bulletin focusing on force majeure and project delay, which may be found at https://www.cokinoslaw.com/covid-19-and-force-majuere/, this update...

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April 15

The Best Defense is a Good Offense – Protect Yourself from COVID-Related Lawsuits

The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (“IHME”) predicts that COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations will peak in Texas on April 29, 2020.  Cities[1] and counties...

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April 08

City of Dallas Building Inspection Announcement

The City of Dallas recently enacted its Rules for the Construction Industry as to COVID-19 in Dallas Ordinance No. 200438. Yesterday, the City further announced the strict...

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